News Sports: Tiger Woods made his presence known at the best players meeting ahead of the BMW Championship on Tuesday. Woods flew in with Rickie Fowler (neither of whom competed in the league) to join several other big names in the sport to discuss where things will go as the PGA Tour continues to clash. with the LIV Golf League.
Woods has spoken out before the last tournament he played, The Open Championship, explaining why he can’t understand why a player would give up the opportunity to play in the world’s biggest tournaments for a high salary. than. And while it’s unclear what was discussed when most of the world’s top 20 players met Tuesday at a hotel in Wilmington, Delaware, it was clear that Tiger had the lead.
Woods is definitely behind the PGA Tour, having turned down $700-800 million from LIV Golf. Rory McIlroy added that talks at the meeting were “between the players and between the leaders of the Tour to try to find a way to manage a way forward” before adding that Tiger’s presence, as always, is huge.
“I think one thing that comes out of it, and I think that’s the bottom line, is that all the top players in this League are unanimous and unanimous on where we should go from here. And that’s it. it’s amazing,” Thomas added.
“Like it or not, they really can’t sell Tiger Woods anymore,” he said. “The Tour has had an easy job for 20 years. They don’t have Tiger – yes, they have a lot of us and we are all great players, but we are not Tiger Woods. We are entering another era and we just have to think about things a little differently. ”
While it is true that the Tour cannot sell Tiger Woods, Tiger Woods can always sell the Tour. That’s what he’s been doing for months, and on Tuesday it’s what he continues to do with almost every major player in the golf world.